Student Thesaurus

One entry found for ignorant.
Entry Word: ignorant
Function: adjective
Text: 1 lacking in education or the knowledge gained from books <the teacher was committed to educating the children of those poor, ignorant farmers>
Synonyms benighted, dark, illiterate, nonliterate, simple, uneducated, uninstructed, unlearned, unlettered, unread, unschooled, untaught, untutored
Related Words lowbrow, uncultivated, uncultured; callow, green, inexperienced, innocent, naive (or naïve); unsophisticated; raw, untrained; brainless, dumb, idiotic, imbecilic, moronic, stupid, witless; foolish, senseless, silly
Near Antonyms brilliant, intelligent, smart; experienced, expert, trained; erudite, learned, scholarly; cultivated, cultured, highbrow, intellectual; sophisticated; acquainted, aware, familiar
Antonyms educated, knowledgeable, literate, schooled
2 not informed about or aware of something <he was ignorant of their plans>
Synonyms oblivious, unacquainted, unaware, unconscious, ungrounded, uninformed, unknowing, unmindful, unwitting
Related Words uneducated, unschooled, untaught; absent, absentminded, abstracted, heedless, inattentive
Near Antonyms conversant, educated, knowledgeable, schooled, taught; heedful, observant; sensitive, sentient
Antonyms acquainted, aware, cognizant, conscious, conversant, grounded, informed, knowing, mindful, witting